Q560 GPS INTERFACE CABLE

RE: 24OCT2017 during YYC infill survey the PPS signal was lost due to a failed connection at the scanner. New cable Pinout updated to reflect changes: 1, PPS, green wire- 4, TXD, de-9-f.2- 5, RXD, de-9-f.3- 9,10 gnd,de-9-f.5 [order: Lemo pin#, destination] Note: Lemo part nbr: FGG.1B.310.CLAD52Z [caption id="" align="alignnone"…

First Snow Arrives Early

October 7, 2016 usually falls within BBQ season, but today may be an exception.  A white Thanksgiving looms with snow ending early this evening then cloudy with expectations of more snow or freezing rain.

New Controller Packaging

ALIS  is an acronym for Airborne Laser Imaging System Our latest ALIS controller houses an Applanix POS/AV-5 and a fan-less Intel i5-based computer in a 3U instrument case.  In addition to managing power and interfacing for these components, it also manages incoming power from the aircraft with an optional second…

Space Weather 2015

Space Weather Message Code: ALTK04 Serial Number: 1845 Issue Time: 2015 Dec 31 0105 UTC ALERT: Geomagnetic K-index of 4 Threshold Reached: 2015 Dec 31 0105 UTC Synoptic Period: 0000-0300 UTC Active Warning: Yes NOAA Space Weather Scale descriptions can be found at www.swpc.noaa.gov/noaa-scales-explanation Potential Impacts: Area of impact primarily…

Sokkia GSR2600 Data (and power) Cable

What's the pinout? When you discover that a plug has been rotated so hard that all wires are broken off, here is how they go back. 2- Green         RXD     to   DE-9/F.3 TXD 3- Orange       TXD          …

Three Rules for Success

"What does it take for a company to make more money for longer than any other?" Michael Raynor (U. of Nevada) and a colleague studied 45 years worth of data from over 25,000 companies to distill the differences.  They came up with these three rules: 1. Better before cheaper. 2.…

New, Improved Website

We've been upgrading our website to be device-friendly with support for mobile devices and Apple's Retina HD format.    Aside from the new look we've added security features that will allow information sharing with our partners.  A few applications are Manuals Tutorials Media Executable Files Access to company-private pages You can…

DigitalWorld Mapping Awarded City of Calgary Contract

DigitalWorld Mapping Inc. has been awarded a contract with the City of Calgary's Infrastructure and Information Services to perform a LiDAR survey of the city. The total project area is around 850 square kilometers and DigitalWorld will provide DEM's (Digital Elevation Models) and DSM's (Digital Surface Models) as the primary…